Deadly Big-Rig Crash, Explosion Closes I-10 in Pomona

Deadly Big-Rig Crash Closes I-10

A fiery crash involving a big-rig and four other vehicles, followed by explosions, has resulted in at least one death and several injuries on Interstate 10 in Pomona and prompted authorities to close lanes on the freeway.

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A fiery crash involving a big-rig and four other vehicles, followed by explosions, has resulted in at least one death and several injuries on Interstate 10 in Pomona and prompted authorities to close lanes on the freeway.

The crash was first reported at 8:12 p.m. on eastbound I-10 near the Towne Avenue offramp. Within minutes, the wreckage became engulfed in flames and exploded, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Further details were not immediately available.